Movavi Video Editor was designed for both beginners and advanced users. Outside of basic options like splitting a clip, Movavi Video Editor has a wide range of tools to make your video incredible.
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Comparing MP4 splitting software
Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows 10
Easy to use with powerful splitting features
Full features only available in the paid version
Microsoft Windows 10
Lightweight and simple-to-use app
No help file or user support
Microsoft Windows 10, Linux, Mac OS X
Easy to learn and to use in trimming MP4 videos
The app can be buggy
Best MP4 splitters: Free and paid
How to use an MP4 video splitter
Here is how to split an MP4 file quickly and easily using Movavi Video Editor:
Step 1. Open Movavi Video Editor
Open the video editor if you have it already installed. If not, it is available for free download here. Movavi Video Editor features an intuitive and well-illustrated onboarding process that takes only a few minutes to master.
Step 2. Locate the MP4 file you want to split
On the left of the screen, click on Add Files, then navigate to the location of the MP4 file on your computer. The MP4 file will be added to the Media bin, from there you can drag it to the timeline.
Step 3. Adjust timeline to split the MP4 video
There are many ways you can split an MP4 video on Movavi Video Editor. To split a video into two halves, drag the red marker to the middle of the video. Use the video preview window to find the exact location you wish to split the video.
Step 4. Cut out unwanted segments in an MP4 video
You can also cut out an unwanted segment on a video. Drag the red marker to the beginning of the part you wish to cut out, then click on the Split icon. Move the second marker to the end of the video segment you want to remove, then press Delete.
Step 5. Save split video
When done with splitting a video, you must save it on your computer in the correct format. To save an MP4 video, click on Export, then choose the format to which you wish to save. For instance, click on MP4 to save the resulting video file as an MP4 file.
If you wish to export the trimmed MP4 file to a different device such as Android, be sure to save it in a suitable format. Locate the directory on which to save the video on your computer, then click Start.
Great, now you know how to split a video with Movavi Video Editor!
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